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MVJ Information Integrity Project Seeks Partnership Manager

By May 23, 2024Resources

Location: Remote

About Us: Military Veterans in Journalism (MVJ) is a professional association that supports veterans in the media by fostering community, promoting career growth, and advocating for newsroom diversity through veteran hiring. Led by veterans and military family members, MVJ collaborates with news outlets, educational institutions, nonprofits, and other partners to create opportunities for veterans in the media industry. MVJ also helps news organizations diversify their staff by serving as a talent pipeline. Established as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit in May 2019, MVJ has over 1,000 members nationwide, including both working and aspiring journalists.

Position Overview: We are seeking a Partnership Manager specifically for our Information Integrity Project (IIP). The IIP is dedicated to combating the spread of disinformation and extremism in veteran and military communities. The Partnership Manager will spearhead efforts to build and maintain relationships with influencers and strategic partners to amplify the reach and impact of our initiatives. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in partnership development, excellent communication skills, and a passion for promoting accurate information and countering disinformation.


  • Identify and engage key influencers within the veteran and military communities to support the IIP’s objectives.
  • Build and maintain relationships with strategic partners and stakeholders relevant to the IIP.
  • Collaborate with influencers to create and share content that aligns with the goals of the Information Integrity Project.
  • Coordinate influencer activities, ensuring they align with the IIP’s strategies and messaging.
  • Monitor and assess the impact of influencer partnerships and report on outcomes to the project manager.
  • Develop and execute strategies for expanding the reach and impact of the IIP through partnerships.
  • Work closely with the IIP to ensure cohesive and effective campaigns that support the IIP’s mission.
  • Provide weekly updates and reports to the project manager on partnership activities and their outcomes. 
  • Coordinate with our partners at various social media platforms on collaboration

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, Public Relations, or a related field OR relevant experience.
  • Demonstrated experience in partnership development, influencer engagement, or related fields.
  • A passion for serving the military and veteran community.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build and maintain relationships.
  • Excellent organizational and project management skills.
  • Familiarity with social media platforms and digital marketing strategies.
  • Ability to work independently, manage time effectively, and meet deadlines.
  • Commitment to non-partisanship, accuracy, objectivity, and ethical practices.

Additional Information:

  • This is a part-time contract position with flexible hours. The candidate will work remotely and should be available to attend occasional meetings or check-ins with the team.
  • Compensation is $25-30 per hour, based on experience, with an expected workload of 10 hours per week. This is a 1099 contract position on an at-will basis for up to 12 months, with the possibility of extension to three years, dependent on funding. Further details regarding project timelines, deliverables, and communication protocols will be provided upon hire.

How to Apply: Please submit a resume/CV and a short paragraph (or more) outlining why you want this role to MVJ Executive Director Zack Baddorf at [email protected].

Military Veterans in Journalism is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including those with diverse backgrounds and those with disabilities.